IRVING, Texas, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, will present at 19th Annual Africa Oil Week in Cape Town, South Africa. The conference will take place between November 2 and November 4, 2012.
The presentation, entitled "Shale Gas in Africa: Applying Lessons from North America," will be delivered by Breitling's chief executive officer, Chris Faulkner, and will occur at 10:30am on Friday November 2, 2012.
Chris Faulkner, Breitling Oil and Gas CEO said "Now that South Africa has lifted the moratorium on fracking we expect things to heat up rather quickly." Faulkner added, "Africa must lessen its dependence on coal and diversify its energy mix and I expect shale gas in Africa to be a large part of that in the mid-term and beyond."
Mr. Faulkner serves as an advisor to the ECF Asia Shale Committee and sits on the Board of Directors for the North Texas Commission. He has been featured in numerous media outlets, including Reuters, Bloomberg, Financial Times, US News & World Report, FOX Business News and CNBC.
For more information on this and other activities of the Company, see the Breitling Oil and Gas website at http://www.breitlingoilandgas.com.
Breitling has current oil and gas exploration projects all over the United States.
About Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation
Breitling Oil and Gas was founded in October 2004 to apply state-of-the-art petroleum and natural gas exploration and extraction technology to the development of onshore oil and natural gas projects. Our focus areas include Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana. Breitling offers oil and gas investment opportunities through direct participation programs and oil and gas investment joint ventures which enable investors to participate in the potential cash flow and unique tax benefits associated with oil and gas investments. Especially important in a downturned economy, oil and gas investments allow savvy investors to diversify and reinforce their investment portfolios with a stable commodity that is in steady demand.
Director of Public Relations
Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation
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